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September 2023

Tuesday, September 5
Titan Fest
11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. | Academic Mall (Outside of Reeve) | Oshkosh Campus

Come visit WAC and UWO’s HOPE tables at Titan Fest! Are you looking for ways to get involved on campus and in the Oshkosh community? Are you looking for a part-time job? Come check out all of these opportunities and more! Student organizations, university departments, volunteer agencies, off-campus employers, and community businesses will all be present to share information with you. The Lunch on the Lawn buffet meal will be available to those who want it. Be prepared to receive a lot of free giveaways!


Thursday, September 7
Welcome Back Block Party
3:00-7:00 p.m. | Campus Center for Equity and Diversity | Oshkosh Campus

Come join our staff and students for our Welcome Back Block Party full of games, activities, crafts, music, and food!


Friday, September 8
Crafts, Coffee, and Community
2:00-4:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Join Women’s Center staff, interns, and students in creating feminist craft projects, chatting over a cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate, and creating a supportive and intersectional community.

Craft: Empowering Quotes Wall Hangings


Tuesday, September 19
Healthy Relationship Trail Mix
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. | Reeve Concourse | Oshkosh Campus

Build your ideal healthy relationship with Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services. Add important elements to your trail mix and take it with you to enjoy.


Tuesday, September 19
Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene

6:00-7:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Do you menstruate? Would you like to learn more about environmental and financially sustainable solutions to menstrual hygiene management? Join us for a Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene workshop!

Participants learn about different sustainable menstrual hygiene products and their environmental impacts. Thanks to initial funding from the Green Fund and ongoing funding from the Women’s Advocacy Council, student participants who menstruate will leave with a sustainable menstrual hygiene kit, while supplies last, to promote the adoption of sustainable menstrual management.

Email womenscenter@uwosh.edu with questions or if you would like to schedule a workshop for your group!


Friday, September 22
Crafts, Coffee, and Community
2:00-4:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Join Women’s Center staff, interns, and students in creating feminist craft projects, chatting over a cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate, and creating a supportive and intersectional community.

Craft: Self Affirmation Rock Painting


Tuesday, September 26
Socialized Female: Stories from Beyond the Binary

4:00-5:30 p.m. | Reeve 306 | Oshkosh Campus

Description Coming Soon!


Thursday, September 28
Don’t Yuck Our Yum
6:00-7:30 p.m. | Reeve 212 | Oshkosh Campus

The Tool Shed, a mission-driven, education-based sex toy store, will be visiting UWO to facilitate an introductory session to kink and BDSM to ensure consent and safety are centered for those who are curious or wish to explore kink and/or BDSM with their partner(s)!


Friday, September 29
Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene

10:00-11:00 a.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Do you menstruate? Would you like to learn more about environmental and financially sustainable solutions to menstrual hygiene management? Join us for a Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene workshop!

Participants learn about different sustainable menstrual hygiene products and their environmental impacts. Thanks to initial funding from the Green Fund and ongoing funding from the Women’s Advocacy Council, student participants who menstruate will leave with a sustainable menstrual hygiene kit, while supplies last, to promote the adoption of sustainable menstrual management.

Email womenscenter@uwosh.edu with questions or if you would like to schedule a workshop for your group!

October 2023

Wednesday, October 4
Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene

3:00-4:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Do you menstruate? Would you like to learn more about environmental and financially sustainable solutions to menstrual hygiene management? Join us for a Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene workshop!

Participants learn about different sustainable menstrual hygiene products and their environmental impacts. Thanks to initial funding from the Green Fund and ongoing funding from the Women’s Advocacy Council, student participants who menstruate will leave with a sustainable menstrual hygiene kit, while supplies last, to promote the adoption of sustainable menstrual management.

Email womenscenter@uwosh.edu with questions or if you would like to schedule a workshop for your group!


Friday, October 6
Crafts, Coffee, and Community
2:00-4:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Join Women’s Center staff, interns, and students in creating feminist craft projects, chatting over a cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate, and creating a supportive and intersectional community.

Craft: Freedom to Choose Crocheting


Friday, October 6
Sex Ed Olympics
8:30-10:30 p.m. | Reeve 202 | Oshkosh Campus

How quickly can you turn an external condom into a dental dam? Or carry condoms turned into water balloons across the field of play? Or sort ways STIs are or are not transmitted? There will be fun and educational activities, and whether you medal or not, you will go home with knowledge!


Tuesday, October 10
WAC-a-Scale
2:00-4:00 p.m. | Horizon Ampitheater (between Reeve and Horizon) | Oshkosh Campus

Rage against beauty norms by taking a hammer to a weight scale! Safety gear will be provided.


Thursday, October 12
Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene

2:00-3:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Do you menstruate? Would you like to learn more about environmental and financially sustainable solutions to menstrual hygiene management? Join us for a Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene workshop!

Participants learn about different sustainable menstrual hygiene products and their environmental impacts. Thanks to initial funding from the Green Fund and ongoing funding from the Women’s Advocacy Council, student participants who menstruate will leave with a sustainable menstrual hygiene kit, while supplies last, to promote the adoption of sustainable menstrual management.

Email womenscenter@uwosh.edu with questions or if you would like to schedule a workshop for your group!


Monday, October 16
Coming Out Week Kickoff
3:00-7:00 p.m. | LGBTQ+ Resource Center | Oshkosh Campus

Stop by the LGBTQ+ Resource Center/Pride Café for free goodies, flags, and to celebrate with us!


Tuesday, October 17
Fox Valley Take Back the Night
5:00-8:00 p.m. | Culver Family Welcome Center | Oshkosh Campus

Together we can take a stand against sexual assault, domestic violence, dating and intimate partner violence, and all other forms of sexual and interpersonal violence. This year we will be focusing on the LGBTQIA+ community.
Event Itinerary:
5:00 PM – Resource Fair
6:00 PM – Program and Call to Action
7:00 PM – March


Friday, October 20
Crafts, Coffee, and Community
2:00-4:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Join Women’s Center staff, interns, and students in creating feminist craft projects, chatting over a cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate, and creating a supportive and intersectional community.

Craft: Celebration of Queerness Art Expression


Saturday, October 21
Pride Gala
5:00-8:00 p.m. | Reeve Ballroom | Oshkosh Campus

This evening honors the courage and spirit of LGBTQIA+ activists whose activism set an example of the crucial connection between education and social change. This event is a way to encourage and support all members and allies of the LGBTQIA+ community on the three campuses of the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh and the Greater Fox Valley. Our goal is to provide scholarships for both UW Oshkosh students and high school students in the Fox Valley who will be enrolling at one of the UW Oshkosh campuses who have done activism for the LGBTQIA+ community.


Tuesday, October 24
Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene

1:00-2:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Do you menstruate? Would you like to learn more about environmental and financially sustainable solutions to menstrual hygiene management? Join us for a Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene workshop!

Participants learn about different sustainable menstrual hygiene products and their environmental impacts. Thanks to initial funding from the Green Fund and ongoing funding from the Women’s Advocacy Council, student participants who menstruate will leave with a sustainable menstrual hygiene kit, while supplies last, to promote the adoption of sustainable menstrual management.

Email womenscenter@uwosh.edu with questions or if you would like to schedule a workshop for your group!


Monday, October 30
Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene

9:00-10:00 a.m. | Microsoft Teams | Oshkosh Campus

Do you menstruate? Would you like to learn more about environmental and financially sustainable solutions to menstrual hygiene management? Join us for a Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene workshop!

Participants learn about different sustainable menstrual hygiene products and their environmental impacts. Thanks to initial funding from the Green Fund and ongoing funding from the Women’s Advocacy Council, student participants who menstruate will leave with a sustainable menstrual hygiene kit, while supplies last, to promote the adoption of sustainable menstrual management.

Email womenscenter@uwosh.edu with questions or if you would like to schedule a workshop for your group!

November 2023

Friday, November 3
Crafts, Coffee, and Community
2:00-4:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Join Women’s Center staff, interns, and students in creating feminist craft projects, chatting over a cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate, and creating a supportive and intersectional community.

Craft: Perler Bead Keychains


Tuesday, November 7
Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene

6:00-7:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Do you menstruate? Would you like to learn more about environmental and financially sustainable solutions to menstrual hygiene management? Join us for a Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene workshop!

Participants learn about different sustainable menstrual hygiene products and their environmental impacts. Thanks to initial funding from the Green Fund and ongoing funding from the Women’s Advocacy Council, student participants who menstruate will leave with a sustainable menstrual hygiene kit, while supplies last, to promote the adoption of sustainable menstrual management.

Email womenscenter@uwosh.edu with questions or if you would like to schedule a workshop for your group!


Thursday, November 16
Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene

2:00-3:00 p.m. | Microsoft Teams | Oshkosh Campus

Do you menstruate? Would you like to learn more about environmental and financially sustainable solutions to menstrual hygiene management? Join us for a Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene workshop!

Participants learn about different sustainable menstrual hygiene products and their environmental impacts. Thanks to initial funding from the Green Fund and ongoing funding from the Women’s Advocacy Council, student participants who menstruate will leave with a sustainable menstrual hygiene kit, while supplies last, to promote the adoption of sustainable menstrual management.

Email womenscenter@uwosh.edu with questions or if you would like to schedule a workshop for your group!


Friday, November 17
Crafts, Coffee, and Community
2:00-4:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Join Women’s Center staff, interns, and students in creating feminist craft projects, chatting over a cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate, and creating a supportive and intersectional community.

Craft: Bead Working with ITSC

December 2023

Friday, December 1
Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene

2:00-4:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Do you menstruate? Would you like to learn more about environmental and financially sustainable solutions to menstrual hygiene management? Join us for a Go Green for Menstrual Hygiene workshop!

Participants learn about different sustainable menstrual hygiene products and their environmental impacts. Thanks to initial funding from the Green Fund and ongoing funding from the Women’s Advocacy Council, student participants who menstruate will leave with a sustainable menstrual hygiene kit, while supplies last, to promote the adoption of sustainable menstrual management.

Email womenscenter@uwosh.edu with questions or if you would like to schedule a workshop for your group!


Friday, December 1
Crafts, Coffee, and Community
2:00-4:00 p.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

Join Center for Pride and Gender Equity staff, interns, and students in creating feminist craft projects, chatting over a cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate, and creating a supportive and intersectional community.

Craft: Black Out Poetry


Wednesday, December 6
Lavender Graduation
6:00-8:00 p.m. | Reeve Ballroom | Oshkosh Campus

Our graduation honors and celebrates our LGBTQIA+ student graduates on their HUGE accomplishment. We ask them to provide us with a staff and/or faculty member who has shared memories and accomplishments with them to speak on their behalf. Not only is cake and punch a part of our party, but we offer an opportunity for all members of our campus to join us in our joyous celebration.

If you are graduating this semester and identify within the LGBTQIA+ community, please fill this form out: https://www.uwosh.edu/lgbtqcenter/events/lavender-graduation/apply/


Monday, December 11
Finals Survival Night
12:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. | Women’s Center | Oshkosh Campus

If you need a place to study or de-stress, we are here for you! We will be staying open late and have coloring books, board and video games, and other activities to help get you through the stress of finals. Survival kits filled with goodies will be available, while supplies last.

Theme: Barbie